“The Grinning Man.” ECLECTICA MAGAZINE BEST FICTION V2: Celebrating 20 Years Online. Eclectica Press Intl., LLC. Editor: Tom Dooley.


“How a Poetry Collection Masquerading as Buddhist Scripture Nearly Duped the Literary World.” The Literary Hub. February 3rd, 2021.

Sometimes Treason and Patriotism Look Awfully Similar.” The Good Men Project. September 3rd, 2013.

Becoming Batman.” The Good Men Project. July 26th, 2013.

“Redshift.” The Carolina Quarterly, Winter 2012.  ***Identified as a Notable essay in Best American Essays 2013***

“Gender Binarism and the Willful Abjection of the Traceur.” The International Experimental (TIE) Cinema Organization. The International Experimental Cinema Expo 2008.


“Beware of Dogmas.” Digital Americana, forthcoming.

“Meditations on the Mother Tongue.” New South, Issue 10.1, Spring 2017.

A Clear Sky Above the Clouds.” Southern Humanities ReviewIssue 49.1, Fall 2015. ***Nominated for the Pushcart Prize*** ***Identified as a Distinguished Story in Best American Short Stories 2016***

Once I Wed A White Woman.” Sundog Lit, Issue 7, Winter 2014.

“The Message of My Skin.” Gargoyle Magazine, Issue #61, Summer 2014. ***Nominated for the Pushcart Prize***

Conversations with the Rest of the World.” Sententia: The Journal, Issue 5, Summer 2014

The Phantom Harlot.” Big Lucks, June 2014 (online), Issue 6 (print). ***Long-listed for the 2014 storySouth Million Writers Award***

The Grinning Man.” Eclectica Magazine, October/November 2013. ***Short-listed for the 2014 storySouth Million Writers Award***

The Golden Turtle God.” The Kartika Review, Fall 2012.

Asylum.” Connotation Press: An Online Artifact, November 2012.

“Prophecy.” Our Stories Literary Journal, Spring 2012. ***Finalist for Richard Bausch Short Fiction Prize***